Chuck Alexa had three hits, including two doubles, and two RBIs, but Class 4A No. 2 Indianapolis Cathedral edged Times No. 5 Lake Central 6-5 at the Midwest Spring Classic in Westfield in Friday's baseball action.
Alec Olund added a triple and scored twice, while Alex Mantel had two hits.
Munster 15, Mount Vernon 4 (5 inn.): The Mustangs exploded for 10 runs in the fifth inning en route to winning the first game of the Terre Haute South Bash.
John Pitsas hit a grand slam, and David Hladek added a three-run homer in the fifth.
Johnathan Azar struck out five in four innings while yielding no runs, one hit and one walk.
The game was Munster's first of the year. The team was due to play New Haven and host Terre Haute South today to complete the round-robin tourney.
K.V. pair ink letters to Trinity Christian: Kankakee Valley's Lauren Stokes and Bethany Jansma signed letters of intent to take their basketball talents to Trinity Christian College.
Both were named to The Times' all-area second team as Jansma averaged 14.8 points with 3.9 assists per game for the Kougars, and Stokes had 13.7 points with 6.2 rebounds.
Trinity Christian was 7-22 this season with a 3-15 record in the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference.